• Stage 2 at the Limmattalbahn
    04-Nov-2020

    Stage 2 at the Limmattalbahn

    The implementation of stage 2 at the Limmattalbahn is in full swing. The masts were placed in all lots and the first booms were mounted in the ...

  • Successful commissioning at zb
    10-Dec-2020

    Successful commissioning at zb

    During a six-week shutdown, Zentralbahn renovated several bridges over Lake Brienz. At the same time, Furrer+Frey renewed the overhead contact ...

  • Lower Pantograph Signals with LEDs
    11-Dec-2020

    Lower Pantograph Signals with LEDs

    As part of the conversion of the lower pantograph signals in DB's Munich depot, 12 old EL6 signals were replaced by LED signals from ...

  • Opportunity charging E-bus and battery train
    12-Dec-2020

    Opportunity charging E-bus and battery train

    E-bus systems, such as our all-in-one charging station, ensure quiet, energy-efficient and environmentally friendly public road transport. But ...

Emergencies

Emergencies

There is an on-call Service available in Switzerland.
See German and French web-sites. read on Emergencies

Jobs

Jobs

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Systems

Systems

Overhead Contact Line Systems for all kinds of railways, including isolators, feeder switch control and interlockings. read on Systems

OLE Design

OLE Design

Our engineering team are highly trained technicians who work extensively with computer software planning aids, such as Microstation and AutoCAD. Furrer+Frey have developed their own in house contact line configuration software, falp 2.0 (©Furrer+Frey) and the 3D planning tool ELFF (©ELBAS/Furrer+Frey). read on OLE Design

Overhead Contact Line Construction

Overhead Contact Line Construction

Our success is assured by our contract manager’s and assembly teams’ extensive experience. As an organisation we offer our employees continuous training programmes in their area of expertise. In addition, Furrer+Frey invest extensively in research and development of new materials within our current processes. read on Overhead Contact Line Construction

Catalogue

Catalogue

For decades, Furrer+Frey has carried its own range of products, which is continually enhanced. This range is shown in our comprehensive catalogue. read on Catalogue

Railway Control Systems

Railway Control Systems

Railway control systems for depots to control and supervise the switching and earthing process of the overhead contact lines in a safe manner. read on Railway Control Systems

about us

about us

Emil Furrer and Arnold Frey founded the electrical overhead line contact organisation of Furrer+Frey in 1923. During this period the implementations of electrification for Switzerland’s railways were in progress. The company have been making overhead contact line systems ever since and has grown considerably to meet the ever increasing global demands read on about us